Beth McLean Wiest
Beth holds a Bachelor of Education degree (majors in Music, French) from the University of Alberta, a Diploma of the Faculty of Fine Arts (specialization: Kodaly concept of music education) from the University of Calgary, is a graduate of Leadership Calgary, and has her Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership from Eastern University. She has also traveled to over 35 different countries and has over 30 years of performing experience.
Beth has led and taught people age 6 to age 65+ through choirs, schools and church ministry. She is passionate about empowering individuals to share their time, resources and unique talents with others for God’s glory and for the love of humanity. Beth has served as a director on the board of Rosebud Theatre and School of the Arts and was the Worship Service Coordinator for the No Greater Love Festival. Her most favourite and important responsibilities are any that come with being wife to Reid and mom to their three children.
Reid McLean Wiest
Reid has always loved singing, has an affinity for a cappella music, and has been a founding member of several vocal ensembles dating back over 30 years. Most notably, he led OnCue, a division of the Youth Singers of Calgary, for 10 years. Reid is an active composer and arranger, and his works have been performed and recorded by several groups and choirs in Alberta. He also enjoys working with other groups and choirs as a clinician, coaching them in preparation for performances.
Outside of his musical pursuits, Reid loves being married to Beth, and raising their three children. Reid also works as a family doctor in Calgary - his patients and colleagues frequently catch him singing in the hallways!